VCC, in partnership with Goodwill Industries, serves as a central point for connecting veterans, military and their families to all local resources in St. Joseph County.  Contact VCC to be connected with non profit and government resources as well as traditional VCC resources.  


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Veterans, Military Members, and Spouses: Request a call here.

Our Vet Connector can connect you with a broad spectrum of resources in the St Joseph County area.

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Local Residents and Business Join VCC Here

St. Joseph County/South Bend residents from all backgrounds and local businesses have joined VCC to field questions in their areas of expertise or to offer Military/Veteran discounts.

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Jill Powers

Program Manager | St. Joseph County/South Bend, IN

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Be part of the VCC Resource Network.   Your involvement in our network puts “thank you for your service” into action by making a veteran or service member and their family feel welcome and connected to our community. And you have the opportunity to get to know our neighbors who served in uniform! We are… Continue reading

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Brian Pawlowski, deputy chief of staff for the mayor, talks about the Vets’ Community Connections program inside the mayor’s office at the County-City Building in South Bend.Tribune Photo/ROBERT FRANKLIN



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